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Village Cross Adjacent to Entrance of and in Churchyard, Church of St Mary, Meare

Description: Village Cross Adjacent to Entrance of and in Churchyard, Church of St Mary

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 22 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 267768

OS Grid Reference: ST4553141662
OS Grid Coordinates: 345531, 141662
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1716, -2.7805

Location: St Mary's Road, Meare, Somerset BA6 9SR

Locality: Meare
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA6 9SR

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Listing Text


3/53 Village Cross adjacent to
entrance of and in Churchyard,
Church of St. Mary


Village Cross. C15. Repaired 1979. Dressed stone. Base composed of 2 square steps, the lower benched with a dripmould
and splayed set-off. Large square socket, the upper face octagonal with broad convex broaches; tapering octagonal shaft
capped by the base of the calvary; C19 finial cross. Cross formerly stood on the roadside, moved to present position
early C19. (Pooley, Old Crosses of Somerset, 1877).

Listing NGR: ST4553141662

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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